Many types of benefits offer financial protection and peace of mind for employees, speakers from Mercer explained in a webcast.
Plan sponsors who have already submitted an Application for Determination for Terminating Plan in 2018 will receive a refund of $700.
Sixty-five percent have not budgeted for unforeseen health-related expenses.
A federal district court judge ruled a new complaint alleging Voya Financial and Voya Retirement Advisors engaged in prohibited transactions in violation of ERISA through a service arrangement with Financial Engines was futile because it wouldn’t survive a motion to dismiss.
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A poll by LendEDU finds 46% of Americans would participate in a proposed program that would provide loan forgiveness to borrows who agree to delay eligibility to collect Social Security.
“We are focused on providing our clients with the necessary resources, tools and technology they need to pursue successful retirement outcomes for every employee,” says Joe DeNoyior, WFG’s managing partner.
The fact that two U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals, the Fifth and the Tenth, have issued conflicting rulings about the propriety of the DOL’s process in creating and implementing a stricter fiduciary standard, leaves the retirement plan industry with a number of challenging questions.
State pensions have a history of “talking with their feet” in a show of activism against undesirable products or actions.
EBRI says more families are placing themselves at risk of running short of money in retirement due to their increased likelihood of holding debt while in retirement.
You can find studies showing both that March Madness activities improve workplace morale and productivity or decrease it, and other studies say it cost employers money.
A new website launched by Principal seeks to help business owners and their advisers talk through the possibilities of creating an employee stock ownership plan as part of a broader ownership transition.
Both, one in the House and one in the Senate, have bipartisan support
Aon appoints global head of Investment Product Development; Hub International acquires Spectra Management; OneAmerica hires regional sales director; and more.
Steve Deschenes, product management and analytics director at Capital Group, says, “The active-passive debate is an industry discussion which distracts investors from what can have a real impact on their portfolios.”